How to Use Data Recovery

A non-destructive data recovery that enables you to retrieve data deleted, formatted or otherwise lost from PC and removable storage devices.

Lost File Recovery

 Lost Files Recovery:

STEP1: Launch Wondershare Data Recovery

* If you want to recover data from a removable device, connect it to the computer before you launch the program

Click the Wondershare application icon on your desktop or in start windows bar to launch the application.

STEP 2: Click Standard Mode:

After the program has executed you can choose the “Standard Mode”. You will see the options such as Lost File Recovery, Partition Recovery, Raw File Recovery and Resume Recovery select which suits you the best.

STEP 3: Select "Lost Files Recovery":

Lost Files Recovery option lets you recover files from a partition or a removable media. You can recover the files that have been deleted through pressing Shift + Delete, or the files that have been removed from the recycle bin regardless from computer or removable media.


STEP 4: Select the path of the lost files and decide whether to enable deep scan :

You need to specify the location for your lost files and select the deep scan if your files were removed through formatting.

STEP 5: Start to scan:

After you have selected the path of you lost files you can go ahead and select start to begin searching for your lost files.

STEP 6: Preview the founded files and select the ones you want to recover:

After you have clicked start the software will start searching for your lost files once they have been found you can preview them.

STEP 7: Click "Recover" to get your lost files back:


Wondershare Data Recovery - Recover your data safely&completely

  • Recover files in 550+ formats from your computer storage quickly, safely and completely
  • 3 Recovery Modes to help you recover lost files under different situations
  • Supports data recovery from recycle bin, hard drive, memory card, flash drive, digital camera and camcoders
  • Preview before recovery allows you to do a selective recovery
  • Supported OS: Windows 10/8/7/XP/Vista, Mac OS X (Mac OS X 10.6, 10.7 and 10.8, 10.9, 10.10 Yosemite) on iMac, MacBook, Mac Pro etc.
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Tips & Tricks


Can I recover files deleted a long time ago?

The trial version has all the features of the full version, but your data recovery is capped at 100MB. There are no limits on the full version.

You can proceed with the trial version by clicking on "Free Trial".

There are no such limitations on the full version. When you purchase and register the software, you will unlock it to the full version, which does not have any limitations.

What do I get with the free trial of Wondershare Data Recovery?

Yes, you can recover your deleted data regardless of the time period as long as the original lost data has not been overwritten by new data.